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The Peach State Post 12-02-16

Callaway Gardens’ “Fantasy In Lights”, in Pine Mountain, Georgia, is not only the South’s most spectacular holiday light and sound show, it is one of the world’s “Top 10 Places to See Holiday Lights,” as named by National Geographic Traveler. A holiday get away since 1992, Callaway Gardens’ “Fantasy In Lights” gives visitors an intimate experience with 15 displays and over 8 million lights that will create a Christmas tradition and many memories for years to come.  To learn about tickets and packages to Calloway Gardens “Fantasy in Lights visit www.NewLife.FM

Join mid-day host, NewLife FM general manager, and pilot Doug Doran as you take to the skies with the Annual fly for tots Christmas Fundraiser! Hosted by the West Central Georgia Flying Club and Thomaston-Upson County Airport on Saturday December 3rd from 8 am to 3 PM at the Thomaston-Upson County Airport on Delray Road. Bring an unwrapped toy or cash donation to receive a FREE flight over Thomaston or a pancake breakfast during the morning hours. Suggested donations are 20 dollars for adults and children 16 and under 10 dollars. Passengers under 18 must have a guardian sign a waiver.

 

Donate food and have a portrait made for Christmas.Turner Photography, Midwest Food Bank and Holiday Inn Express in Fayetteville are joining together in a food drive.  Bring 10 canned food items or $15 donation to the Holiday Inn Express in Fayetteville on Saturday, December 3 from 10 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. In appreciation for your participation you will receive one 5×7 and four wallet portraits from Turner Photography. You will have your picture made for Christmas and help Midwest Food Bank who serves 255 non-profit agencies and distributes 750,000 meals each month.  Saturday, Dec 3, 10 a.m. to 1 p.m.

Pastor Robert Vines and the members of The Ole Country Church at 2649 Hwy 155 North, in McDonough would like to invite you to their Annual Christmas Concert featuring the Diplomats on Sunday Night December 4th at 6:00. Doors will be open at 5:00.  No cover charge,  a love offering will be taken.

 

First Baptist Church in Atlanta presents the 10th Anniversary of First Family Christmas on Dec 10 and 11. This year’s special guests will be the Collingsworth Family along with the First Baptist Atlanta 250 voice Choir. For more information go to firstfamilychristmas.com.

MATT FORE Humorist, Speaker, Entertainer, Sleight of Hand Artist  Extraordinaire — will be at McDonough First Assembly of God on SUNDAY, DECEMBER  11,  2016 @ 6:00PM — REFRESHMENTS WILL BE SERVED. More info at www.McDonoughFirstAG.org

Christmas at Jonesboro presents Noel on December 9-11th, a Jonesboro holiday tradition! Noel is an exciting holiday concert experience including 350+ adult and children’s choirs accompanied by a fifty-piece orchestra, spectacular light show, dramatic dance ensemble, and your favorite Christmas carols by candlelight. This is the event South Atlanta looks forward to each holiday season. More information at www.fbcjonesboro.com

Pastor Robert Vines and the members of The Ole Country Church at 2649 Hwy 155 North, in McDonough would like to invite you to our Annual Christmas Play.  The True Meaning Of Christmas, Charlie Brown! Presented by The Ole Country Youth – Come and enjoy the Charlie Brown gang as they share the true meaning of Christmas followed by dessert in the Fellowship Hall!  On Dec. 11th at 6:00 PM.

 

Sunday, December 11th join First Baptist Newnan for Christmas with Rodrigo Rodriguez at 5:30 pm. Featuring the Sanctuary Choir, the Sr. High Choir, FBC Orchestra, and Sr. High Handbells and more. And of course special guest Christian guitarist Rodrigo Rodriguez. Admission is free! More information at www.fbcnewnan.org

The Peach State Post – 11/18

The Jim Brady Trio will be hosting a gospel concert on Sunday November 20th at 5:30 pm. The venue will be Pinecrest Baptist Church in McDonough. Jim Brady is a former member of the Booth Brothers.

Callaway Gardens’ “Fantasy In Lights”, in Pine Mountain, Georgia, is not only the South’s most spectacular holiday light and sound show, it is one of the world’s “Top 10 Places to See Holiday Lights,” as named by National Geographic Traveler. A holiday get away since 1992, Callaway Gardens’ “Fantasy In Lights” gives visitors an intimate experience with 15 displays and over 8 million lights that will create a Christmas tradition and many memories for years to come.  To learn about tickets and packages to Calloway Gardens “Fantasy in Lights visit www.NewLife.FM

Join mid-day host, NewLife FM general manager, and pilot Doug Doran as you take to the skies with the Annual fly for tots Christmas Fundraiser! Hosted by the West Central Georgia Flying Club and Thomaston-Upson County Airport on Saturday December 3rd from 8 am to 3 PM at the Thomaston-Upson County Airport on Delray Road. Bring an unwrapped toy or cash donation to receive a FREE flight over Thomaston or a pancake breakfast during the morning hours. Suggested donations are 20 dollars for adults and children 16 and under 10 dollars. Passengers under 18 must have a guardian sign a waiver.

Donate food and have a portrait made for Christmas.  Turner Photography, Midwest Food Bank and Holiday Inn Express in Fayetteville are joining together in a food drive.  Bring 10 canned food items or $15 donation to the Holiday Inn Express in Fayetteville on Saturday, December 3 from 10 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. In appreciation for your participation you will receive one 5×7 and four wallet portraits from Turner Photography. You will have your picture made for Christmas and help Midwest Food Bank who serves 255 non-profit agencies and distributes 750,000 meals each month.  Saturday, Dec 3, 10 a.m. to 1 p.m.

Pastor Robert Vines and the members of The Ole Country Church at 2649 Hwy 155 North, in McDonough would like to invite you to their Annual Christmas Concert featuring the Diplomats on Sunday Night December 4th at 6:00. Doors will be open at 5:00.  No cover charge,  a love offering will be taken.

Christmas at Jonesboro presents Noel on December 9-11th, a Jonesboro holiday tradition! Noel is an exciting holiday concert experience including 350+ adult and children’s choirs accompanied by a fifty-piece orchestra, spectacular light show, dramatic dance ensemble, and your favorite Christmas carols by candlelight. This is the event South Atlanta looks forward to each holiday season. More information at www.fbcjonesboro.com

Pastor Robert Vines and the members of The Ole Country Church at 2649 Hwy 155 North, in McDonough would like to invite you to our Annual Christmas Play.  The True Meaning Of Christmas, Charlie Brown! Presented by The Ole Country Youth – Come and enjoy the Charlie Brown gang as they share the true meaning of Christmas followed by dessert in the Fellowship Hall!  On Dec. 11th at 6:00 PM.

Sunday, December 11th join First Baptist Newnan for Christmas with Rodrigo Rodriguez at 5:30 pm. Featuring the Sanctuary Choir, the Sr. High Choir, FBC Orchestra, and Sr. High Handbells and more. And of course special guest Christian guitarist Rodrigo Rodriguez. Admission is free! More information at www.fbcnewnan.org

The Peach State Post 11/11/16

This Saturday night Christ Chapel church is showing the movie Woodlawn at 7 PM. All are welcomed and the outdoor event is free.  A family movie night on the Outdoor Soccer Field. Food and refreshments will also be available.  Christ Chapel is almost directly across from Bass Pro Shops on Bass Road & I-75. Chili • Hotdogs on the Grill • Popcorn • Campfires • S’Mores http://www.christchapelmacon.com 

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The Jim Brady Trio will be hosting a gospel concert on Sunday November 20th at 5:30 pm. The venue will be Pinecrest Baptist Church in McDonough. Jim Brady is a former member of the Booth Brothers.

Donate food and have a portrait made for Christmas.  Turner Photography, Midwest Food Bank and Holiday Inn Express in Fayetteville are joining together in a food drive.  Bring 10 canned food items or $15 donation to the Holiday Inn Express in Fayetteville on Saturday, December 3 from 10 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. In appreciation for your participation you will receive one 5×7 and four wallet portraits from Turner Photography. You will have your picture made for Christmas and help Midwest Food Bank who serves 255 non-profit agencies and distributes 750,000 meals each month.  Saturday, Dec 3, 10 a.m. to 1 p.m.

The Peach State Post 11-04-16

Pastor Robert Vines and the members of The Ole Country Church at 2649 Hwy 155 North, in McDonough would like to invite you to a special Saturday Night singing on Nov. 5th at 6:00 featuring the Singing Cookes.  A love offering will be taken.

DSPII and Zeta Phi Beta will be hosting a Day of Service for the Military on November 9th at Griffin Waypoint in Griffin, GA. Veterans will receive help in many areas including financial planning, resume writing, interviewing skills, and more. For more information email seregmilitary@gmail.com

The Jim Brady Trio will be hosting a gospel concert on Sunday November 20th at 5:30 pm. The venue will be Pinecrest Baptist Church in McDonough. Jim Brady is a former member of the Booth Brothers.

The Peach State Post 10-28-16

The Great Bowls of Fire chili cook-off is coming your way on Saturday October 29th from noon til 3 pm at the Kiwanis Fairgrounds Food Booth. Admission is $5 per person and gets you a taste of everyone’s chili. There will also be a pumpkin carving competition for the kids with a $25 entry fee. For more information call 770-229-6400.

 

Get ready for the second annual Sing Atlanta concert featuring Russ Taff, The Nelons, and Michael English and more at Hill Grove Highschool auditorium in Powder Springs. This event takes place on the 29th and for more information and ticket pricing visit www.TheNelons.com

 

McDonough First Assembly of God will be having their Fall Festival this Sunday October 30th at 6 pm. Featuring food and fun for the whole family! Plus a costume contest for kids and adults.

 

Mt. Gilead Baptist Church in Griffin is having a Fall Festival on Sunday October 30th from 6 – 8 pm.  It’s free for the whole family. Featuring candy, food, games, and more

 

The NewLife FM Bandwagon will be on hand for Union Baptist Church’s Fall Festival, Monday night  October 31st!  The church is located at 1405 N McDonough Road, Griffin.  The outdoor festivities start at 6:00 PM and there will be hot dogs, popcorn, cotton-candy and it’s all free!  There will be fun activities for youth and children and it will be great time for sharing the Gospel of Jesus Christ!

 

David Phelps will be in concert at Piedmont Church in Marietta on Friday November 4th – concert starts at 7 pm.

 

Pastor Robert Vines and the members of The Ole Country Church at 2649 Hwy 155 North, in McDonough would like to invite you to a special Saturday Night singing on Nov. 5th at 6:00 featuring the Singing Cookes.  A love offering will be taken.

The Peach State Post 10-21-16

The Great Bowls of Fire chili cook-off is coming your way on Saturday October 29th from noon til 3 pm at the Kiwanis Fairgrounds Food Booth. Admission is $5 per person and gets you a taste of everyone’s chili. There will also be a pumpkin carving competition for the kids with a $25 entry fee. For more information call 770-229-6400.

 

Get ready for the second annual Sing Atlanta concert featuring Russ Taff, The Nelons, and Michael English and more at Hill Grove Highschool auditorium in Powder Springs. For more information and ticket pricing visit www.TheNelons.com

 

The NewLife FM Bandwagon will be on hand for Union Baptist Church’s Fall Festival, Monday night  October 31st!  The church is located at 1405 N McDonough Road, Griffin.  The outdoor festivities start at 6:00 PM and there will be hot dogs, popcorn, cotton-candy and it’s all free!  There will be fun activities for youth and children and it will be great time for sharing the Gospel of Jesus Christ!

 

David Phelps will be in concert at Piedmont Church in Marietta on Friday November 4th – concert starts at 7 pm.

The Peach State Post 10-14-16

 

Boysz to Men of Honor, Inc in Conyers is having a FlapJack fundraiser at Applebees in Conyers on Saturday, Oct. 15th. Starting time 8 am to 10 am. Tickets are only $7. Proceeds will benefit operating costs and go towards our Community Christmas Celebration on Dec 17th in Conyers, GA. For more information visit our website at www.b2mh.org

First Riverdale SDA Church in Jonesboro invites you to a musical celebration featuring recording artist Roland Gresham on October 15th during worship.

There will be a Precept Ministries FASTTRACK Leader Training at Lakeside Baptist Church in Milledgeville. Saturday, October 15, 2016. Cost is $45.00. Book included: “Heaven, Hell and Life After Death”, 9am – 12pm  check in at 8:30am, Lakeside Baptist Church is located at 1023 Milledgeville Hwy. (Hwy 441 north) Milledgeville, Ga 31061;  contact John Gilmore for more info @ 478-387-6177 or johngilmore@preceptnetwork.org

Join NewLife FM and Oak Hill Baptist Church for a FREE concert on Sunday, October 16th at 2:30 pm — featuring the Imperials with Terry Blackwood, Darrell Toney, and Royce Taylor. They’ll be sharing songs and memories from their almost 50 years of music! For more information visit www.OakHillBaptist.org

Wayne Watson and Andrew Greer – The Simple Life Tour, coming to First Baptist Church Newnan on Sunday October 16th Leading worship in both morning services 8:30 am and 10:50 am – dinner at 1:30 pm on the grounds to follow. Wayne Watson and Andrew Greer – the Simple Life Tour…more information at www.FBCNewnan.org

Dr Gary Chapman, author of the book, “The Five Love Languages,” will be at Glen Haven Baptist Church in McDonough on Sunday evening, October 16 beginning at 5:30.  Glen Haven Baptist Church is offering this free event as a service to the families and marriages in our community.  Free childcare will be offered.   Michael O’Brien (former lead singer of NewSong) will also be accompanying Dr Chapman for this special event.  For more information visit www.glenhavenbaptist.com or call 678-432-5138

The Great Bowls of Fire Chili cook-off — the city of Griffin’s first annual chili cook off — will be held Saturday October 29th from noon until 3 pm at the Kiwanis Fairgrounds Food Booth. Admission is $5 per person which gives you a taste of everyone’s chili! Also a pumpkin decorating contest for the kids with a $25 dollar entry fee. For more information call 770-229-6400

The NewLife FM Bandwagon will be on hand for Union Baptist Church’s Fall Festival, Monday night  October 31st!  The church is located at 1405 N McDonough Road, Griffin.  The outdoor festivities start at 6:00 PM and there will be hot dogs, popcorn, cotton-candy and it’s all free!  There will be fun activities for youth and children and it will be great time for sharing the Gospel of Jesus Christ!

The Peach State Post 10-07-16

There are thousands of children in Georgia’s Foster Care system who need the safe haven of a loving family. Whether it’s a temporary or long-term placement, giving a foster child a place in your home for any amount of time can make a huge impact on their life. Georgia Baptist Children’s Homes and Family Ministries is currently recruiting foster families. For more information call Georgia Baptist Children’s Homes & Family Ministries, Inc. Contact Person: Donielle Phipps-Green, Foster Care Program Coordinator 770-809-6692 or email dphipps@gbchfm.org

The Kiwanis club of Griffin brings you the 70th annual Kiwanis Spalding County Fair – October 7th through the 15th! Parking is free and gates open at five Monday through Friday, Saturdays at 1 pm, and Sunday the 9th at 2 pm. See the Georgia forestry exhibit with Smokey the Bear! Get your famous Korn Dawgs! With family friendly entertainment and a lawn mower race featuring play by play with NewLife FM’s Joe Emert! And check out the NewLife FM bandwagon as they provide ministry outreach during the fair. More information on the fair schedule and ticket pricing when you visit visit NewLife dot FM.

Boysz to Men of Honor, Inc in Conyers is having a FlapJack fundraiser at Applebees in Conyers on Saturday, Oct. 15th. Starting time 8 am to 10 am. Tickets are only $7. Proceeds will benefit operating costs and go towards our Community Christmas Celebration on Dec 17th in Conyers, GA. For more information visit our website at www.b2mh.org

First Riverdale SDA Church in Jonesboro invites you to a musical celebration featuring recording artist Roland Gresham on October 15th during worship.

Join NewLife FM and Oak Hill Baptist Church for a FREE concert on Sunday, October 16th at 2:30 pm — featuring the Imperials with Terry Blackwood, Darrell Toney, and Royce Taylor. They’ll be sharing songs and memories from their almost 50 years of music! For more information visit www.OakHillBaptist.org

Wayne Watson and Andrew Greer – The Simple Life Tour, coming to First Baptist Church Newnan on Sunday October 16th Leading worship in both morning services 8:30 am and 10:50 am – dinner at 1:30 pm on the grounds to follow. Wayne Watson and Andrew Greer – the Simple Life Tour…more information at www.FBCNewnan.org

Dr Gary Chapman, author of the book, “The Five Love Languages,” will be at Glen Haven Baptist Church in McDonough on Sunday evening, October 16 beginning at 5:30.  Glen Haven Baptist Church is offering this free event as a service to the families and marriages in our community.  Free childcare will be offered.   Michael O’Brien (former lead singer of NewSong) will also be accompanying Dr Chapman for this special event.  For more information visit www.glenhavenbaptist.com or call 678-432-5138

The Peach State Post 09-30-16

There are thousands of children in Georgia’s Foster Care system who need the safe haven of a loving family. Whether it’s a temporary or long-term placement, giving a foster child a place in your home for any amount of time can make a huge impact on their life. Georgia Baptist Children’s Homes and Family Ministries is currently recruiting foster families. For more information call Georgia Baptist Children’s Homes & Family Ministries, Inc. Contact Person: Donielle Phipps-Green, Foster Care Program Coordinator 770-809-6692 or email dphipps@gbchfm.org

Boysz to Men of Honor, Inc in Conyers is having a FlapJack fundraiser at Applebees in Conyers on Saturday, Oct. 15th. Starting time 8 am to 10 am. Tickets are only $7. Proceeds will benefit operating costs and go towards our Community Christmas Celebration on Dec 17th in Conyers, GA. For more information visit our website at www.b2mh.org

The Salvation Army will be taking applications for those needing assistance with food and toys for the 2016 holiday season. Applications will be accepted Monday through Friday — October 3rd through the 7th from 9 am to 5 pm at 725 Merwether Street in Griffin. You must apply in person and provide picture ID, Social Security numbers for all, age verification, proof of income, and proof of expenses. For more information call 770-412-6561

Giana Jessen will be the keynote speaker for our annual banquet — October 04, 2016.  Gianna is an abortion survivor as her mother attempted to terminate the pregnancy. She has a very remarkable story to tell about her survival as an infant and what the Lord is doing in her life. Be sure to put this date on your calendar.The banquet will be in the Fellowship Hall of First Baptist Jonesboro.  More information when you visit www.pregnancycarecenter.info

The Kiwanis Henry County Fair! October 4th through the 8th at Heritage Park in McDonough. Rides, food and fun! Student night on the 4th (free entrance with college student ID), Hometown heroes night on the 5th (free entrance with government employee ID), and Praise night on the 6th (free entrance with church bulletin or t-shirt). More information at www.KiwanisHenryCountyFair.com

The Kiwanis club of Griffin brings you the 70th annual Kiwanis Spalding County Fair – October 7th through the 15th! Parking is free and gates open at five Monday through Friday, Saturdays at 1 pm, and Sunday the 9th at 2 pm. See the Georgia forestry exhibit with Smokey the Bear! Get your famous Korn Dawgs! With family friendly entertainment and a lawn mower race featuring play by play with NewLife FM’s Joe Emert! And check out the NewLife FM bandwagon as they provide ministry outreach during the fair. More information on the fair schedule and ticket pricing when you visit visit NewLife dot FM.

Join NewLife FM and Oak Hill Baptist Church for a FREE concert on Sunday, October 16th at 2:30 pm — featuring the Imperials with Terry Blackwood, Darrell Toney, and Royce Taylor. They’ll be sharing songs and memories from their almost 50 years of music! For more information visit www.OakHillBaptist.org

Wayne Watson and Andrew Greer – The Simple Life Tour, coming to First Baptist Church Newnan on Sunday October 16th Leading worship in both morning services 8:30 am and 10:50 am – dinner at 1:30 pm on the grounds to follow. Wayne Watson and Andrew Greer – the Simple Life Tour…more information at www.FBCNewnan.org

The Peach State Post – 09/24/16

 

Atlanta 2016 Marriage Explosion Movement will be holding their conference on September 24th form 9:30 am to 3:15 pm at Southside Christian Fellowship in McDonough. For more information and pricing call 678-986-9276

Harps Crossing Baptist Church in Fayetteville is hosting a free simulcast for the “Cry Out” event on September 23rd. Doors open at 6 pm.

Mt. Gilead Baptist Church in Griffin is having their 138th homecoming on September 25th. Dinner on the grounds will follow the 10:45 am service. For more information visit www.mgbc.org

The Salvation Army will be taking applications for those needing assistance with food and toys for the 2016 holiday season. Applications will be accepted Monday through Friday — October 3rd through the 7th from 9 am to 5 pm at 725 Merwether Street in Griffin. You must apply in person and provide picture ID, Social Security numbers for all, age verification, proof of income, and proof of expenses. For more information call 770-412-6561

Giana Jessen will be the keynote speaker for our annual banquet — October 04, 2016.  Gianna is an abortion survivor as her mother attempted to terminate the pregnancy. She has a very remarkable story to tell about her survival as an infant and what the Lord is doing in her life. Be sure to put this date on your calendar.The banquet will be in the Fellowship Hall of First Baptist Jonesboro.  More information when you visit www.pregnancycarecenter.info